Definition of slewing in English:

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slewing

Pronunciation: /ˈslo͞oiNG/

noun

Electronics
The response of an electronic device to a sudden large increase in input, especially one that causes the device to respond at its maximum rate.
Example sentences
  • The BAT detects bursts and initiates the autonomous slewing to bring the XRT and the Ultraviolet / Optical Telescope within focus of the burst.
  • The performances of a six-position dwell calibration and an optimal slewing calibration are determined to be dependent on the mission.
  • For example, the slewing maneuvers will arise with application of torque.

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Syllabification: slew·ing

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